Field Service Engineer

  • Member
  • Vp plc
  • Division
  • UK Forks
  • Location
  • Based from home - S London/Surrey
  • Closing Date
  • 14/12/2020
  • Job Description
  • This is an excellent opportunity for you to join our talented and growing team where you will work to deliver our hire equipment in a timely and efficient manner to exceed our customer quality expectations.

    We are a fast paced company with exciting growth plans and skilled at delivering high levels of customer service to our leading partner organisations in the construction and housebuilding industries. We offer an excellent benefits package and future career prospects as the company and Vp plc continues to develop and grow.

    UK Forks are part of Vp plc and is the industry's leading specialist rental provider of telescopic handlers, rotational telehandlers and heavy lift machines including a wide range of attachments. Our comprehensive range of products is unique in the industry and covers every conceivable application, ranging from 4 to 20 metres and rotational telehandlers up to 35 metres.

    We are now looking for an experienced engineer, to work as a field service engineer and ideally you will be located in the South London / Surrey / Hampshire / Kent / Sussex area. Within this role, you will carry out essential maintenance and servicing to our hire machinery either at the depot, or on-site with our clients. You will offer breakdown resolutions and an effective repairs service to ensure excellent customer satisfaction.

    Our ideal Engineer will have worked in a similar role previously, with a background in mobile plant products and/or agricultural / mechanical engineering.  You will be required to have qualifications (NVQ or equivalent) in plant maintenance or agricultural equipment.

    This is an excellent opportunity to join a fast growing company and work with some of the key players in the construction and house building industries. We offer an excellent benefits package and opportunities for further progression as the company continues to expand.

    Skills & experience required:

    • Full Driving Licence
    • Mechanical or engineering background
    • Knowledge of plant equipment
    • A recognised mechanical qualification in mechanical plant or agricultural engineering


    • Training & development programme
    • Dealership training (where applicable)
    • Roto training & Diagnostics training
    • Life Assurance cover
    • 22 days’ annual leave plus bank holidays
    • Pension scheme
    • Share Save option (Vp plc)
    • 40-hour week